On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1919

Historical Events

  • Monarchist riot in Portugal

Famous Birthdays

  • Allie Reynolds, NY Yankee pitcher (1952 AL ERA leader (2.07))
  • Lisa Della Casa, Swiss operatic soprano (Metropolitan Opera, 1953-67), born in Burgdorf, Switzerland (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Xavier Henry Napoleon Leroux, French composer, dies at 55
1919 Highlights

About February 2, 1919

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius